Discover the Tijuca Forest National Park in a small group. An amazing and challenging hike (10km=6.5mi) visiting peaks with great views of Rio, caves, waterfalls, and ruins from old coffee farms.
About this activity
- Free cancellation
- Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
- Reserve now & pay later
- Keep your travel plans flexible — book your spot and pay nothing today.
- Covid-19 precautions
- Special health and safety measures are in place. Check your activity voucher once you book for full details.
- Duration 9 hours
- Check availability to see starting times.
- Live tour guide
- English, Portuguese, Spanish
- Pickup included
- Hotel pickup and drop-off are provided from designated hotels and hostels in the South Zone area in the following neighborhoods: Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme, Santa Teresa, Gloria, Catete, Flamengo, Praia de Botafogo. Please check with the local partner to see if this service is possible from your hotel/address. If pickup is not available from your hotel, a nearby meeting point will be provided instead.
- Private or small groups available
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What to bring
- Sun hat
- Hiking shoes
- Insect repellent
- Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
- This hike requires very good fitness – level: Hard (10,4km=6.5mi)/4 to 5 hours/elev. gain 2,782ft. (848m)
- This tour is not recommended for children under 14 years of age; people with a history of cardiovascular, pulmonary, or any illness/condition incompatible with difficult physical activities
- Children with more than 14 years old are welcome if they enjoy hiking and nature and please also consider the tour is a full day (8 to 9h)
- The tour requires a good level of fitness and is a challenging hike
- Hike Details: duration 4 to 5 hours round-trip distance 10,4 km (6.5 miles). Elevation gain 848m (2782ft).
- The operator of this tour reserves the right to refuse any participant that they believe are unable to endure this hike